Indian Journal of Public Health


Year
: 1998  |  Volume : 42  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 138--40

Survival of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli exposed to adverse conditions.


C Vaishnavi, S Thakur, K Singh 
 Deptt. of Gastroenterology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh

Correspondence Address:
C Vaishnavi
Deptt. of Gastroenterology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh

Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) was exposed to different adverse conditions for varying period of time to assess its survival under such circumstances. From the results it is extrapolated that EPEC survive for a very long time when shielded from sunlight and after several hours of exposure to UV irradiation.


How to cite this article:
Vaishnavi C, Thakur S, Singh K. Survival of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli exposed to adverse conditions. Indian J Public Health 1998;42:138-40


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Vaishnavi C, Thakur S, Singh K. Survival of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli exposed to adverse conditions. Indian J Public Health [serial online] 1998 [cited 2020 Jun 1 ];42:138-40
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